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post #11 of 32 (permalink) Old 04-26-12, 12:42 PM
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The Tau model is very, very nice! Thanks for showing it. The Tron style works so well with the model.

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I agree. The tron style would work very well on tau. I am impressed with that necron too. They are another army that might work with the tron style painting.

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i tried a necron, not a bad shot, but i wasn't sold on the results

That looks awesome, and also I'm loving what you did with the energy on the gun.

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Use gloss varnish.

Like this. I went for a rougher look on purpose but most styrofoam can be sanded to a smooth surface, then painted and glossed.
Amazing, that literally looks like Glass (A bit rougher, but you did say it was on purpose).

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haha, wow, these are all really interesting. Looking at that link i think the highlights would have to be crisper for Tron-themed space marines but teh Tau minis lend themselves well to this sytle. Makes me want to give it a go!
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I wish the models actually had all the bits on rather than in piles, but those look nice. The blue and orange don't seem as vivid as the first pic though.

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i was still learning to paint, so they are not the best.







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Very vibrant blue there projectda. I especially like the lining on the tank.
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it was ice blue. when making those, i would stain the colour of the tank and have to paint the tank again.

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Tron painting would be even cooler if you used glow in the dark paint.

I haven't used it but I know its out there.

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